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World Cup Betting Odds Shift After Early Struggles for Russia 2018 Favorites

World Cup Betting Odds Shift After Early Struggles for Russia 2018 Favorites

CardsChat News - June 19th, 2018

Every World Cup sees surprises from the very start, with some pre-tournament favorites proving to be more vulnerable than fans expected. But few tournaments have had as many early surprises […]

Regulated US Sports Betting Creates New Opportunities for William Hill   

Regulated US Sports Betting Creates New Opportunities for William Hill  

Daniel Smyth - June 15th, 2018

The start of legal US sports betting outside of selected states has helped at least one overseas bookmaker. In the wake of the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) […]

Traditional Powerhouses Favored as 2018 FIFA World Cup Kicks Off Thursday

Traditional Powerhouses Favored as 2018 FIFA World Cup Kicks Off Thursday

CardsChat News - June 13th, 2018

The biggest sporting event in the world will be starting up on Thursday, as the 2018 FIFA World Cup will begin with 32 teams chasing the dream of becoming world […]

Belts and Bracelets: UFC Champion Colby Covington Headed to WSOP

Belts and Bracelets: UFC Champion Colby Covington Headed to WSOP

CardsChat News - June 13th, 2018

The UFC’s new interim welterweight champion has already gone blow for blow with many of the world’s elite fighters. Now, Colby Covington is looking to take on the toughest poker […]

Golden Knights on Edge After 6-2 Loss to Washington Capitals in Game 4

Golden Knights on Edge After 6-2 Loss to Washington Capitals in Game 4

CardsChat News - June 5th, 2018

The Vegas Golden Knights have enjoyed a miracle season, going from an expansion franchise that nobody gave a chance to Stanley Cup favorites in the course of a few months. […]

World Poker Tour to Play All Final Tables at Luxor’s New Esports Arena

World Poker Tour to Play All Final Tables at Luxor’s New Esports Arena

CardsChat Tournament News - June 1st, 2018

The 17th season of the World Poker Tour kicks off on July 21, and WPT announced Wednesday all final tables of televised events will take place in Las Vegas, in […]

Daniel Negreanu Picks Hockey Over Poker, Will Miss WSOP Events for Stanley Cup Finals

Daniel Negreanu Picks Hockey Over Poker, Will Miss WSOP Events for Stanley Cup Finals

CardsChat Tournament News - May 30th, 2018

There are few things that can tear Daniel Negreanu away from the Rio in Las Vegas come summertime. An improbable and historical run by his favorite hockey team is one of […]

Golden Knights Win Wild Game 1 to Take Early Stanley Cup Lead

Golden Knights Win Wild Game 1 to Take Early Stanley Cup Lead

CardsChat News - May 29th, 2018

The Vegas Golden Knights still have some work to do before winning their first NHL championship. But if Monday night was any indication, there’s good reason to think they can […]

Las Vegas Hosts Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final Monday Night

Las Vegas Hosts Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final Monday Night

CardsChat News - May 28th, 2018

The Vegas Golden Knights are only four wins away from claiming the Stanley Cup in their first season, and they’ll get to start their quest for an NHL championship at […]

Vegas Golden Knights Fly Past Jets to Reach Stanley Cup Finals

Vegas Golden Knights Fly Past Jets to Reach Stanley Cup Finals

CardsChat News - May 21st, 2018

The Vegas Golden Knights are now just one step away from one of the most improbable championships in the history of major professional sports after defeating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 […]

Esports Playing Its Hand at 2018 World Series of Poker with UMG Big Stage for Competitive Gaming

Esports Playing Its Hand at 2018 World Series of Poker with UMG Big Stage for Competitive Gaming

CardsChat News - May 11th, 2018

Esports, meet poker. Along with the 78 bracelet events and millions in cash, this year’s World Series of Poker (WSOP) will give esports a significant presence at poker’s flagship event in […]